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SJP erects ‘mock apartheid wall’

SJP erects ‘mock apartheid wall’

Colleen Connolly

May 19, 2014


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The Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) group at DePaul put up a “mock apartheid wall” in St. Vincent’s Circle just off the Quad last Monday, May 12 to raise awareness about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The front of the five-panel wooden wall faced the John T. Richardson Library displaying...

On the table: Students generate ideas for community

On the table: Students generate ideas for community

Kyle Tyrrell

May 19, 2014


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When the 99-year-old Chicago Community Trust Foundation (CCT) asked DePaul President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider, C.M., if DePaul would host an On The Table Discussion May 12 on how to solve community turmoil, Holtschneider agreed with one stipulation. “If you’re coming to DePaul, then you’re...

DemonTHON: Dancing for bright futures

DemonTHON: Dancing for bright futures

Mariah Woelfel

May 19, 2014


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Angelo Rivera’s mom lived with lung cancer for half of her life before dying at the age of 49. He keeps her in mind each year as he uses DePaul’s DemonTHON as an opportunity to donate what he can’t otherwise donate financially. Read More »...

Learning as a living organism: DePaul professor prioritizes livelihood above all else in his classroom

Mariah Woelfel

May 12, 2014


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“How many of you have written something you don’t give a shit about?” That’s the question Eric Plattner asks his Writing, Rhetoric and Discourse (WRD) students on the first day of each quarter. Almost every student raises his or her hand. “Okay. What do you call someone who writes something that th...

When ‘no’ is not enough: Students question DePaul’s sexual assault policies

Grant Myatt and Courtney Jacquin

April 24, 2014


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As Sexual Assault Awareness month comes to an end, the discussion about sexual assault on DePaul's campus is just beginning. After Wednesday's banner drop in Arts and Letters Hall and Thursday's Take Back the Night rally, many students are asking for more answers about the university's policies on handling sexual assaults. SGA hosted...

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